Gecko-inspired adhesives can help humans climb and may provide a better grip for robotic arms in factories and in space.
A novel kind of nanoparticle could lead to more effective cancer treatments.
A startup has started selling a battery that helps solar and wind power operate in remote locations.
A smartphone-connected device delivers electrical stimulation to nerves in the head.
New CAD software takes input from designers, then “evolves” new designs on its own.
Google will face big challenges developing a nanotechnology-based test for cancer and other diseases.
As industrial robots become more capable, they could start helping out around the home.
Ferroelectric materials could take computing beyond digital logic.
SpaceX is building an ocean-based landing pad so that it can reuse its launch vehicles.
A novel gripper from an SRI spinoff could enable robots to take on new tasks.